An intensive, 12-week leadership experience that equips students worldwide with powerful skills for a lifetime of social impact. Designed as a 5-7 hour per week commitment, the Academy adds an enriching layer of purpose to high school, college, travel, or work.
A deep, 8-month immersion where students live alongside the global majority in Brazil, Ecuador or India and develop the insights, skills, and network to become the leaders our world needs. Fellows build language fluency, develop resilience, and become part of a community a world away from home.
This video is just a little supplement to get an idea of what exactly I was seeing and experiencing while I was in the Brazilian state of Amazonas. Enjoy.
About Benito Aranda-Comer
Benito is a naturally inquisitive individual, who is looking forward to the broad range of opportunities to explore after graduating high school and taking a Global Citizen Year. He is most passionate about the youth of today, and sees a great importance in the providing youths with every tool necessary to succeed. He is an extremely good whistler and loves to whistle Coldplay songs.